Washington - Content Standards: Health

Area: 
Health
Policy Type: 
Rule
Year Adopted: 
2016
Summary: 

Washington updated and adopted new health and fitness standards in 2016.

Body: 

Basic education in Washington state is defined by the Legislature (RCW 28A.150.2). As required by state law, OSPI develops the state's learning standards (RCW 28A.150.210) and oversees the assessment of the learning standards (RCW 28A.655.070) for state and federal accountability purposes. Learning standards define what all students should know and be able to do at each grade level.

Adopting Authority: 
Chief State School Officer
Implementing Authority: 
State Department of Education
Last Verified by NASBE: 
04/27/2016